Market Updates

13
May

MARKET UPDATES – 13.05.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW There has been a continued ramp up in demand, driving more significant lead-time increases & allocation in some products.   Price increases are being issued by supplier bases and we expect to see further surges throughout Q2.   There has been no short-term relief to the current constrained market, and we expect this to remain well into Q3

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13
May

MARKET UPDATES – 05.05.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW We are seeing a number of serious challenges within our supply chains, many of them dynamic. There are rising demands across nearly all market segments and they, combined with significant freight challenges are impacting material deliveries. Lead-times are extending sharply with some vendors imposing allocation on certain lines, and prices in all areas are being raised, often with

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28
Apr

MARKET UPDATES – 28.04.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW   Although, the rest of the economy is edging closer to the highly anticipated ‘new normal’, we unfortunately are still facing strong market demand.   We are seeing no relief in lead time reduction, the ramp-up in demand continues to drive further increases in lead times across entire portfolios resulting in wafer and substrate shortages and allocation on

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14
Apr

MARKET UPDATES – 14.04.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW The overall market situation has not changed. With the market being so strong, the backlog is continuing to grow, long term visibility is needed.   There has been continued acceleration in demand from customer bases across all Discrete & Optoelectronic Technologies.   We are seeing no relief in lead time reduction, the ramp-up in demand continues to drive

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7
Apr

MARKET UPDATES – 07.04.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW Lead times across all electronic component products continue to increase. Demand remains strong, against previous predictions, therefore we are seeing shortages in supply.   There is serious chip shortages that will lead to supply issues and higher prices for single board computers and other electronic products.   Besides price increases, some Semiconductors will not be available at any

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25
Mar

MARKET UPDATES – 24.03.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW Lead times and shortages remain high, (we are seeing some component lead times at 52 weeks+).   For the time being, China remains a driving force for the global economy. In the medium term, however, structural problems such as slow productivity growth will slow the economy’s growth momentum.   Price increases now range from 5-20% due to raw

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18
Mar

MARKET UPDATES – 18.03.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW No relief in lead time reduction, ramp up in demand continues to drive increases in lead times and shortages in wafer/substrates (we are seeing some component lead times at 52 weeks+).   Overall market outlook for March through to December 2021 remains robust due to high-value growth opportunities in automotive electronics, telecommunications infrastructure and 5G handsets.   Global

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10
Mar

MARKET UPDATES – 10.03.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW No relief in lead time reduction, ramp up in demand continues to drive increases in lead times and shortages in wafer/substrates (we are seeing some component lead times at 52 weeks+).   Continued acceleration in demand from customer base across all Opto & Discrete technologies.   Significant price increases being issued by suppliers – raw materials and transportation

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3
Mar

MARKET UPDATES – 03.03.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW Standard level of lead times remains at 20-26 weeks (we are seeing some component lead times at 52 weeks+).   Price increases now range from 5-20% due to raw material costs and availability.   BBC News reports on ‘Chipageddon’ and the effect chip shortages have had on companies including; Sony, iPhone, Samsung, and Microsoft.   Most suppliers are

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24
Feb

MARKET UPDATE – 24.02.21

GENERAL OVERVIEW Standard level of lead times remains at 20-26 weeks.   Pricing continues to rise with material and transportation costs being the main driver for these cost increases.   Ongoing and significant ramp-up in customer demand across all key markets: Automotive, Industrial, 5G / IoT, Data, and Security.   ON Semiconductor CEO expects auto chip backlog to end by

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